Tag Archives: skin type

How to Select the Right Blush for You

Woman applying blush

Just a small amount of color on your cheeks can instantly make you look fresher and healthier, making blush an important part of the makeup routine for many.  Of course, in order for your blush to blend seamlessly into your face, there are a few things that you need to keep in mind when selecting […]

How To Use Essential And Carrier Oils In Skincare

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If you’re debating whether to introduce oils into your regular skin care regimen, a million questions might arise: Will it irritate my skin? Can I use them if my skin is already oily? How do I know how to chose the right one? These dilemmas are totally understandable – after all, we all want the […]

Five-Product Skin Care Regimen

Woman applying sunscreen to arms

While I’m a self-admitted skincare junkie, I find the popular and trendy 12-step Korean skincare regimens daunting to say the least. First of all, how does one remember which product to use in what order? Second of all, while I enjoy taking care of my skin, I don’t necessarily want to spend an hour each […]

Using Highlighters at Any Age

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Same as shimmery eyeshadows, highlighters are a great way to emphasize certain features but we should be smart about using them to accentuate the positive. Twenties I think the true irony is the fact that twenty-something skin already has that youthful glow but is also the most suited for using a highlighter product generously. Be […]

Make These Skin Care Changes for Spring

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In the same way that our wardrobe sheds layers and our makeup lightens up for spring, we should also take a look at our skincare regimen. The warmer (and possibly more humid) weather means that the cream cleansers and heavy moisturizers might go back in the cabinet for a few months. Here are five points […]

Realism: Quick and Minimalist Skin Care

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There has been a lot of chatter about 10-step skin care regimens, and while that sounds like a lovely treat, it isn’t realistic for most people. However, most of us don’t want to fall into bed with a full face of makeup either. Here is a realistic three-step regimen that would work for most skin […]